Bataclan performance being broadcast this evening in the UK...

November 13, 2016

Sting's performance at the Bataclan in Paris is being screened  by TV5 tonight and tomorrow. Broadcast dates/timings vary depending on where you are located, but as well as being available in many European countries and countries around the world, TV5 is available in the USA and the UK. In the UK both Sky TV subscribers (Channel 796) and Virgin Media subscribers (Channel 825) can catch the show tonight around midnight...

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Freeview 802 as well on south coast uk
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Nov 12, 2016

Legendary Paris rock venue, the Bataclan, has reopened with an emotional gig by the British singer Sting, a year after jihadi gunmen burst in and killed 90 people during a series of terrorist attacks in the French capital. The former Police frontman, 65, appeared on stage to cheers as hundreds of concert-goers including families of the victims and survivors, crowded together struggling to comprehend how gunmen could have burst into the venue...

Nov 11, 2016

57th & 9threpresents a wide range of Sting’s musical and songwriting styles, from the ferocious, Road Warrior-style imagery of “Petrol Head,” to the anthemic, “50,000” and the raucous, guitar-driven first single, “I Can’t Stop Thinking About You.” The album was recorded with Sting’s long-time collaborators Dominic Miller (guitar) and Vinnie Colaiuta (drums) and includes contributions from drummer Josh Freese (Nine Inch Nails, Guns n’ Roses), guitarist Lyle Workman and the San Antonio-based Tex-Mex band The Last Bandoleros. Riding a wave of inspiration, 57th & 9th came together impulsively, with sessions completed in just a few weeks...